Meeru Island, The Maldives

Magnificent Meeru Island is located in the North Male Atoll and offers guests 1.5 miles of unspoilt white sandy beaches. The award-winning Meeru is an untouched natural paradise, that offers some of the best snorkelling in the Maldives. If you are looking for something extraordinary, then we'd recommend you opt for one of their 106 water villas — a secluded hideaway overlooking the lagoon and with your own private jacuzzi. Prices start from £281 per night. www.meeru.com